The Saskatoon Historical Case Unit (Cold Case) is actively investigating a 4 year old unsolved Homicide. On Wednesday, June 6, 2007 the body of Jeanette CHIEF (48 y/o), of the Onion Lake First Nation was located by a fisherman setting bait traps under a bridge in a rural area about 16 kilometers north of Lloydminster near the small town of Hilmond, Saskatchewan. Jeanette CHIEF was last seen at around midnight on Saturday, June 2nd, 2007 at a local bar in Lloydminster. In January 2011 a new team of investigators reviewed the case and have been actively investigating the incident. New evidence as well as the improvements to Forensic Sciences has brought forward new information that is assisting in this investigation. No further details about the investigation or any potential suspect(s) are being released at this time to ensure the integrity of the case.
Lloydminster RCMP are seeking public assistance in the investigation into the death of 48 year old Jeanette Chief of the Onion Lake First Nation.
Lloydminster RCMP are seeking public assistance in the investigation into the death of 48 year old Jeanette Chief of the Onion Lake First Nation. Her body was located in water about 16 kilometres north of Lloydminster on the morning of Wednesday June 6, 2007. An autopsy performed on the body suggests foul play was involved in her death and the death is being treated as suspicious. Jeanette Chief was last seen in the city of Lloydminster on the afternoon of Saturday June 2, 2007. Anyone who has had contact with her or saw her on or after that day is asked to contact police to help in determining her activities and movements leading up to her death.
Nipawin RCMP and the Saskatoon Historical Case Unit continue to investigate the homicide of Arthur Dorion Jr.آ On March 4, 2006, Arthur Dorion Jr, 21 years of age from Cumberland House was found in an alley in the 300 block of 7th Avenue West in Nipawin.آ Arthur Dorion Jr. died as a result of being stabbed and the investigation to date has provided police with some information as to his actions in the days leading up to his death.
On May 21, 2006, at approximately 11:30 PM, members of the Lumsden RCMP responded to a complaint of a stabbing at the Kinookimaw Campground near Regina Beach.آ The investigation revealed two young men had been stabbed.آ One man, Misha Pavelick was pronounced dead on arrival to the hospital and the other was transported to the Regina General Hospital for emergency medical surgery.آ The investigation which followed resulted in one man being convicted for Aggravated Assault in relation to the stabbing of the man who survived.
The investigation into this incident revealed a private bush party was held at the Kinookimaw Campground for the May long weekend.آ A list of one hundred and twenty one youth signed up to attend the May long weekend party between May 18th and May 22nd, 2006.آ There were a number of youth that were not on the invitation list who attended the party.
Police are seeking the assistance of the public in the 2005 death of 24 year old Melanie Geddes.
On August 13, 2005 Melanie Geddes was last seen while attending a gathering at a home in the 900 block of Robinson Street in Regina.آ Those associating with Melanie thought she had left to return to her residence a short distance away.آ On August 14, 2005 Melanie had been reported missing to Regina Police Service as she never returned home.آ Regina Police Service conducted an extensive missing person investigation.آ On December 20, 2005, Melanie Geddes' remains were located on top of the river embankment in an open hay field in the Qu'Appelle valley north of Regina.
Date last Seen: Evening of October 12th, 1994 in downtown Saskatoon
Information: Janet Sylvestre, 5' 3", 170lbs, black hair, female first nations person, born October 17 1956.
On October 13, 1994 the body of Janet Sylvestre was discovered in a wooded area approximately 15 kilometres northwest of the City of Saskatoon.آ Evidence at the scene revealed that she had been murdered.آ She was last seen wearing a purple jacket with grey sleeves and collar, blue jeans, flat white shoes and a white sweatshirt.آ Other distinguishing features were a deformed left arm due to a previous injury, tattoo of the word "Libra" on the right shoulder.
Fort Qu'Appelle RCMP are requesting assistance from the public.
The RCMP Major Crimes Unit, in conjunction with Fort Qu'Appelle RCMP, the RCMP Police Service Dog, and Forensic Identification Section, continue to investigate the death of the 57 year old male, identified as Calvin Laswisse, on Standing Buffalo First Nation. This investigation has been determined his death to be a homicide.